HOME > Chowhound > Washington DC & Baltimore >
What are you cooking today? Get great advice
TELL US

fried chicken

f
franknieder Feb 15, 2013 02:12 PM

Where is the best in DC?

  1. s
    Steve Feb 15, 2013 05:15 PM

    Rays to the Third, in Arlington. Courthouse Metro.

    1. e
      eatdceat Feb 17, 2013 07:36 AM

      Rays's is great because they smoke it before they fry it. But I'd say Little Ricky's Cuban fried chicken is now my favorite (near the Brookland metro).

      2 Replies
      1. re: eatdceat
        hill food Feb 18, 2013 12:23 AM

        smoked before fried... hmmm may have to try this in a home cooking situation.

        1. re: eatdceat
          s
          Steve Feb 18, 2013 02:54 AM

          I've had that version at the Rays in DC ( now closed), but at the Rays in Arlington it was just fried. Did they change this?

        2. Dennis S Feb 17, 2013 12:55 PM

          I need to get back there, but Flavors near Bailey's Crossroads. Takes 20 minutes from the time you order.

          1. d
            Doh Feb 17, 2013 03:47 PM

            Does chicken and waffles count? Because I really like it at Birch and Barley.

            1. monkeyrotica Feb 18, 2013 06:23 AM

              Daddy Grace and Hitching Post.

              Show Hidden Posts